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11.07.2019 Midlands CLE/Luncheon

SCWLA Midlands November CLE Luncheon

1 hour CLE:  "The Court-Martial of Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl"

Presented by Jerrod Fussnecker, Assistant Attorney General for South Carolina

Thursday, Nov. 7, at noon, Palmetto Club, Columbia

 Speaker's Bio:

Jerrod Fussnecker is an Assistant Attorney General for the State of South Carolina, an Adjunct Criminal Law Professor for the Army Judge Advocate General's School, and an Adjunct Instructor for the University of South Carolina Veterans Law Clinic.  His last active duty assignment was as the Deputy Prosecutor in the Desertion and Misbehavior Before the Enemy court-martial of Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl.  Major Fussnecker previously served as a Trial Counsel with the 18th Military Police Brigade in Mannheim, Germany; Command Judge Advocate with V Corps in Afghanistan; Military Magistrate and Officer in Charge of the Hunter Army Airfield Legal Center in Georgia; and the Chief of Military Justice at Fort Irwin, California.   He earned a B.S. in Economics from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, a J.D. from the University of Cincinnati, and a Masters in International Law from Oxford University.    He lives in Columbia, South Carolina with his wife Rebecca.


Sponsor - Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.